Monthly workshops held around the Bay Area to help writers at all levels tap into the power of the creative unconscious in drafting and developing stories, poems, plays, and essays. Led by award-winning instructor Clive Matson.

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Let The Crazy Child Write!

Recent Meetups

  • July 22, 2014 · 7:00 PM

    Too-Busy-2-Write Writers' Group

    2 Writers

    Are you busy? Too busy to do the writing you love to do? Do weeks go by without you putting pen to paper in a creative way? You are not alone. Join the the too-busy-2-... Learn more
  • April 29, 2014 · 7:00 PM

    Too-Busy-2-Write Writers' Group

    2 Writers

    Are you busy? Too busy to do the writing you love to do? Do weeks go by without you putting pen to paper in a creative way? You are not alone. Join the the too-busy-2-... Learn more
  • April 15, 2014 · 7:00 PM

    Too-Busy-2-Write Writers' Group

    3 Writers | 4.00

    Are you busy? Too busy to do the writing you love to do? Do weeks go by without you putting pen to paper in a creative way? You are not alone. Join the the too-busy-2-... Learn more
  • January 11, 2014 · 10:00 AM

    Crazy Child Writing!

    2 Writers

    We are close to our creative source when the child within speaks its mind and ignores any critical or editorial voices. In the morning we will let that “Crazy Child”... Learn more
  • June 8, 2013 · 10:00 AM

    Let that "Crazy Child" write!

    3 Writers | 4.00

    The Crazy Child One-Day Workshops We are close to our creative source when the child within speaks its mind and ignores any critical or editorial voices. In the morning... Learn more
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  • New Discussion
    Clive M.

    "We have a group meeting tomorrow evening, March 3, 7 to 9pm, "2-Busy-2-Write­!" We have fun, write anything, give each other prompts. Phone me at[masked] for details. Also a Crazy Child group meets Saturday in Middletown, carpool availa..."

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    Susie Susie joined
    February 26
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    Clive M.

    "Hi Writers, A sweet, casual, friendly writing workshop today! 12:30pm - 2pm at the Universalist Unitarian Church, Cedar and Bonita Streets in Berkeley, upstairs room. This happens every 4th Sunday of the month...."

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    Clive M. Clive M. started 2-Busy-2-Write
    February 20
    Clive M.

    "Our last meeting was interesting -- we heard nonfiction about the search for a hiker missing in the Nepalese mountains, a fast ride in a McClaren with a driver with environmental disease, and tried out 500 names for my new column. The winner: "On..."

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    Clive M.

    "Hi Writers, There's a reading at Expressions Gallery, 2035 Ashby Avenue (just west of Shattuck) at 7pm on Friday. Bring some of your writing for the open and introduce yourself!..."

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  • New Discussion
    Clive M.

    "Hi Writers, There's a reading at Expressions Gallery, 2035 Ashby Avenue (just west of Shattuck) at 7pm on Friday. Bring some of your writing for the open and introduce yourself!..."

    Read more…

  • New comment
    Clive M.

    "Hi Writers, My week got overly busy, with a memorial, two readings, four workshops, and getting ready for "Writi­ng Costa Rica"!­ I haven'­ gotten enough writing done - I'll be very ready for our group on Tuesday when it comes around.... How about you?"

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  • New Member
    Julie Julie joined
    August 19
    Julie
    "I write for work and personal and want to find ways to stay committed to my writing but also become more in tune to it and accepting."
  • New comment
    Phyllis H.

    "Are there going to be other workshops like this in the future. I would like to come to one but week nights are tough to get too get off work late in the evening. Anyway let us know if you decide to have other days too. Thank you"

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